According to GlobalData, Ireland is the world’s fourteenth-largest producer of zinc in 2022, with output down by 9.84% on 2021. Over the five years to 2021, production from Ireland decreased by a CAGR of 3.76% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 2% between 2022 and 2026. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of this market in its Global Zinc Mining to 2026 report. Buy the report here.
Ireland accounts for 0.8% of global production, with the largest producers being China, Peru, Australia and India. Exports of zinc from Ireland declined by 9.67% in 2022 over 2021, with the highest share being exported to Norway. Ireland’s zinc exports are expected to grow at a CAGR of 2% between 2022 and 2026.
Boliden is one of the leading producers of zinc in Ireland. In 2021, the company’s output was down by 6% over 2020.
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